January 2007-December 2007

Report NumberRelease DateTitleAgency
07-49 12/07 Students Encounter Barriers When Transferring Credit from Non-Public Institutions to Community CollegesEducation, Department of
07-48 12/07 Legislature May Wish to Consider Options for Enhancing Florida’s Recreational Marine IndustryEconomic Opportunity, Department of
07-47 12/07 Local Government Comprehensive Planning Certification Program Has Limited ParticipationCommunity Affairs, Department of; Economic Opportunity, Department of
07-46 12/07 2007 Annotated Listing of Legislative RecommendationsMulti-Agency; OPPAGA
07-45 12/07 Increased Funding and Program Delivery Changes Aim to Increase Florida’s Teachers and NursesEducation, Department of; Florida College System
07-44 11/07 DBPR Continues to Make Efforts to Streamline Processes and Improve Customer ServiceBusiness and Professional Regulation, Department of
07-43 11/07 FCHR Has Taken Steps to Improve Investigation Reports and Increase Customer SatisfactionManagement Services, Department of
07-42 11/07 Electronic Monitoring Expanded to Target Communities’ More Dangerous OffendersCorrections, Department of
07-41 10/07 Progress Report: Division of Hotels and Restaurants Improves Operations and Makes Progress in Meeting Inspection GoalsBusiness and Professional Regulation, Department of
07-40 10/07 Career Academy Students Perform Better Than Other Students During High School; Later Outcomes VaryEducation, Department of
07-39 9/07 Progress Report: The Legislature Has Taken Steps to Promote the Self-Sufficiency of Regulatory ProgramsEducation, Department of; Multi-Agency
07-38 9/07 An Aggressive Schedule Set to Complete Implementation of Aging Resource CentersChildren and Families, Department of; Elder Affairs, Department of
07-37 9/07 Progress Report: State Policies for Excess Hours Remain Unchanged; Steps Taken to Strengthen Academic AdvisingEducation, Department of
07-36 8/07 Supplemental Report: Profiles of Selected University Centers and InstitutesBoard of Governors of the State University System
07-35S 2/08 Sunset Review: Florida Water Management District Budgets Options for Legislative and Governing Board ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-35 8/07 University Centers and Institutes Report Many Benefits; the Oversight Process Needs to Be StrengthenedBoard of Governors of the State University System
07-34S 2/08 Sunset Review: Invasive Plant Control Activities Performed by State Agencies and Water Management Districts Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-34 8/07 Pilot to Waive Fees for Parents of Delinquents Should Focus More on Parenting SkillsJuvenile Justice, Department of
07-33S 2/08 Sunset Review: Environmental Law Enforcement Options for Legislative ConsiderationAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-33 7/07 Progress Report: Better Reporting Still Needed on Healthy Communities, Healthy People InitiativeHealth, Department of
07-32 6/07 Progress Report: Educators Professional Liability Insurance Program Abolished by the LegislatureEducation, Department of; Management Services, Department of
07-31S 2/08 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Waste Management Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-31 5/07 Half of College Students Needing Remediation Drop Out; Remediation Completers Do Almost as Well as Other StudentsEducation, Department of; Florida College System
07-30S 2/08 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Water Resource Management Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-30 5/07 Progress Report: The Legislature and the Department of Health Have Strengthened Public Health PreparednessCommunity Affairs, Department of; Economic Opportunity, Department of; Health, Department of
07-29S 2/08 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Resource Management Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-29 5/07 School Districts Are Reducing Class Size in Several Ways; May Be Able to Reduce CostsEducation, Department of
07-28S 2/08 Sunset Review: Florida's Water Management District Environmental Resource Permitting Options for Legislative and District Governing Board ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-28 4/07 State Agencies Have Increased Their Use of Other Personal Services EmployeesMulti-Agency
07-27S 2/08 Sunset Review: State Agency and Water Management District Lake Restoration and Management Activities Options for Legislative ConsiderationFish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
07-27 4/07 High School Completion Rate Increased Slightly After FCAT Graduation Policy ImplementedEducation, Department of
07-26S 1/08 Sunset Review: Florida's Water Management District Land Management Options for Legislative or District Governing Board ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-26 4/07 Progress Report: Many Options Implemented for Baccalaureate Degrees at Florida’s Community Colleges Education, Department of
07-25S 1/08 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Agricultural Economic Development Program Legislative OptionsAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-25 4/07 Progress Report: Steroid Education Programs Are Available, But Most School Districts Still Do Not TestEducation, Department of
07-24S 1/08 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Consumer Protection Program Options for Legislative ConsiderationAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-24 4/07 Florida Retirement System Pension Plan Fully Funded and Valuation Met StandardManagement Services, Department of
07-23S 1/08 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Division of Forestry Legislative OptionsAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-23 4/07 Community Colleges Generally Are Consistent in Awarding College Credit for Certificate ProgramsEducation, Department of; Florida College System
07-22S 1/08 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Food Safety and Quality Program Legislative OptionsAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-22 3/07 Institutions Do Not Have to Accept Transfer Credit for Many of the Courses in the Statewide Course Numbering SystemEducation, Department of; Florida College System
07-21S 12/07 Sunset Review: Conservation Land Management Options for Legislative ConsiderationAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-21 3/07 Clerks of Court Generally Are Meeting the System’s Collections Performance StandardsJudicial System
07-20S 12/07 Sunset Review: Governance of Florida's Water Management Districts Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-20 3/07 Department of Elder Affairs Resumes Transition Activities for Aging Resource Center InitiativeChildren and Families, Department of; Elder Affairs, Department of
07-19S 12/07 Sunset Review: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research InstituteEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-19 2/07 Dissatisfaction with School Governance, Student Behavior, Parent Support, and Career Opportunities Lead to Teacher AttritionEducation, Department of
07-18S 12/07 Sunset Review: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Division of Motor Vehicles Options for Legislative ConsiderationHighway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-18 2/07 Progress Report: The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Has Taken Steps to Improve Performance; Employment Initiative Has Not Significantly Increased Referrals Education, Department of; Persons with Disabilities, Agency for
07-17S 12/07 Sunset Review: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Florida Highway Patrol Options for Legislative ConsiderationHighway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-17 2/07 Higher Priority Should Be Given to Transition Services to Reduce Inmate RecidivismCorrections, Department of
07-16S 12/07 Sunset Review: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Division of Driver Licenses Options for Legislative ConsiderationHighway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-16 2/07 Some Inmate Family Visitation Practices Are Not Meeting the Legislature’s IntentCorrections, Department of; Management Services, Department of
07-15S 11/07 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection, Recreational Programs, Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-15 2/07 Corrections Experiences Turnover and Vacancies, But Performance Not DiminishedCorrections, Department of
07-14S 11/07 Sunset Review: Department of Citrus, Options for Legislative ConsiderationCitrus, Department of
07-14 2/07 Corrections Rehabilitative Programs Effective, But Serve Only a Portion of the Eligible PopulationCorrections, Department of
07-13S 10/07 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection, Division of State Lands Options for Legislative ConsiderationEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-13 2/07 Department of Corrections Zero Tolerance Policy Increases Offender Scrutiny But Is Not Based on Risk to Public SafetyCorrections, Department of
07-12S2 6/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on Multi-Agencies 2000 - 2007Multi-Agency
07-12S 9/07 Sunset Review: Water Management District Advisory CommitteesWater Management Districts
07-12 2/07 Several Factors Can Delay Eligibility Determination for Medicaid Long-Term CareChildren and Families, Department of; Elder Affairs, Department of; Health Care Administration, Agency for
07-11S2 4/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on the Water Management Districts 2000 - 2007Water Management Districts
07-11S 9/07 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Advisory CommitteesAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-11 2/07 Improved Fiscal and Quality Oversight Is Needed for the Independent Living ProgramChildren and Families, Department of
07-10S2 6/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles 2000 - 2007Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-10S 9/07 Sunset Review: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Advisory CommitteesHighway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-10 2/07 Redirection Pilots Meet and Exceed Residential Commitment Outcomes; $5.8 Million SavedJuvenile Justice, Department of
07-09S2 6/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission 2000 - 2007Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
07-09S 9/07 Sunset Review: Department of Citrus Advisory CommitteesCitrus, Department of
07-09 2/07 Lottery Scratch-Off Sales Increase; Options Available to Enhance Transfers to EducationLottery, Department of the
07-08S2 6/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on the Department of Environmental Protection 2000 - 2007Environmental Protection, Department of
07-08S 9/07 Sunset Review: Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Advisory CommitteesFish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
07-08 2/07 Legislature Could Consider Options to Address Pharmacy Benefit Manager Business PracticesFinancial Services, Department of; Health Care Administration, Agency for; Health, Department of; Legal Affairs, Department of
07-07S2 6/07 Sunset Review: OPPAGA Reports on the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services 2000 - 2007Agriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-07S 9/07 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection Advisory CommitteesEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-07 2/07 Progress Report: Division of Land Sales, Condominiums, and Mobile Homes Has Improved Some Business Processes Business and Professional Regulation, Department of
07-06S 4/07 Sunset Review: Water Management Districts OverviewEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-06 1/07 State Agency Electronic Records Management Could Be ImprovedMulti-Agency; State, Department of
07-05S 4/07 Sunset Review: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles OverviewHighway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Department of
07-05 1/07 Legislature Should Consider Options for the Role of the Florida Black Business Investment BoardGovernor, Executive Office of the
07-04S 4/07 Sunset Review: Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission OverviewFish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
07-04 4/07 Florida Nurse Practice Act and Board of Nursing Rules Create No Unreasonable Barriers to Producing New NursesHealth, Department of
07-03S 4/07 Sunset Review: Department of Environmental Protection OverviewEnvironmental Protection, Department of
07-03 1/07 CBC Pilot Project Implementation Delayed But Proceeding; Other Initiatives ImplementedChildren and Families, Department of
07-02S 4/07 Sunset Review: Department of Citrus OverviewCitrus, Department of
07-02 1/07 17 School Districts Offered Differentiated Pay Policies to Support Staffing Needs During 2005-06 School Year Education, Department of
07-01S 4/07 Sunset Review: Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services OverviewAgriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
07-01 1/07 Restrictive District Requirements Limited Participation in Performance Pay SystemsEducation, Department of; School Districts